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Manual Handling Train the Trainer (Group Session)


This one day accredited intensive course teaches the delegates the skills required to deliver Manual Handling course in the workplace. The course will boost your confidence in public speaking since there is 15 minute micro teach from each delegate, . The course will help your organisation meet the necessary recommendations from the CQC and other bodies in terms of compliance.This course is designed for those responsible for the training and development of care staffs.  Prior to the course date delegates will receive instructions and template required to design the 15 minute micro teach.


Upon completion delegates will gain knowledge, skills, strategies and understanding on delivering manual handling course. Delegates will have the chance to carry out a 15 minute micro teach on any topic relating to manual handling.They will also receive train the trainer certificate which is valid for 3 years.


  • Different Teaching methods
  • Different Learning styles
  • How to give Feedback
  • How to Evaluate or assess learners
  • Various Ice breaking Techniques
  • Different Presentation skills and resources


  • Course Handouts
  • Lesson Plan Template
  • Feedback and Evaluation Templates
  • How to Design and Deliver Effective Training Workbook


  • Legislation governing People Manual Handling
  • Responsibilities of Employers and Employees in relation to People Manual Handling
  • Definition Manual Handling
  • Manual Handling Risk assessment
  • The Principles in Risk Control in Manual Handling
  • Manual Handling Do’s and Don’t
  • Manual Handling Operations Regulations 1992
  • Structure of the Spine, muscles and the disc
  • Biomechanics and Ergonomics
  • Unsafe Lifting Practices
  • Lifting and carrying safely
  • Techniques to avoid injury and strain
  • Causes of Back pain
  • Lifting using a good posture
  • Types of Equipment used during Manual Handling operations
  • Manual Handling of inanimate objects – Good Techniques
  • Practical Sessions and Assessments Manual Handling
  • Knowledge and Skills Assessment